Posts Tagged ‘movie review’
The BFG - featured


The reuniting of Steven Spielberg and Melissa Mathison is a return to the childlike wonderment of "E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial."
Swiss Army Man - lede

Swiss Army Man

Party buddy comedy, part treatise on loneliness, part hallucinatory journey, "Swiss Army Man" is the story of a man who befriends a corpse.

The Shallows - featured

The Shallows

If "The Shallows" seems like an excuse to get Blake Lively in a bikini for 87 minutes and scare us with a CGI shark, you'd be right.
Art Bastard - lede

Art Bastard

A portrait of the artist as an old man, still fiercely independent and alive.

Finding Dory - featured

Finding Dory

Though it can't hold a candle to its predecessor — a rather bright flame to be held against — "Finding Dory" is nonetheless an agreeable and welcome follow-up.
Central Intelligence - featured

Central Intelligence

Kevin Hart and Dwayne Johnson have winning screen presence, but "Central Intelligence" just isn't nearly as funny as it thinks it is.

Dark Horse - featured

Dark Horse: The Incredible True Story of Dream Alliance

This uplifting documentary shares the story of Dream Alliance, a thoroughbred race horse bred by a group of working-class villagers in South Wales.
Warcraft - featured


The most ambitious video-game-to-film adaptation to date boasts tremendous CGI but is undone by a silly and incoherent story.